American Gaming and CPI

American Gaming is proud to be CPI’s (formally MEI) distributor for the United States. We offer CPI’s products, complete RMA requests and repair out of warranty Cashflow and SC Advance bill validators. We can help program your CPI products to get them up to date with the latest firmware to keep your property in compliance. Please contact us for information sales and repairs.

SC Advance


Featuring enhanced recognition technology, faster note-to-note speed, and improved barcode recognition, the MEI® SC Advance™ offers a variety of cashbox options to ensure best fit. Additional product enhancements can add functionality to this banknote validator resulting in tailored solutions for gaming, retail, financial service, or parking applications.

The SC Advance offers a lower cost of ownership with its reliable, field proven technology. Low jam rates and exceptional performance create more machine up-time resulting in higher revenue and increased user satisfaction. Ideal for financial services applications like Account Opening Kiosks, Currency Exchange Machines, Bitcoin Teller Machines, and Postal Kiosks.


High note acceptance at 98%+ on the first insertion and under 2.5 seconds to stack improves customer satisfaction 

Advance acceptance and security contributes to higher overall acceptance for legal banknotes while increasing security against fraudulent banknotes

Sealed banknote path protects validator head from fluid and dust significantly reducing the risk of jams

Flexible design offers a variety of options for bezels, cashbox capacity and note widths

Minimal cost of ownership when customized with a variety of variants, interfaces, support tools, and accessories


Accessories and Parts

Industry Format

 Frontload, Downstacker
Dimensions (H x W x D mm)
 303mm x 114mm x 229mm with 600 note cashbox
Note Validation
 Note width: 62mm – 85mm
 Note length: 120mm – 177mm
Interfaces Supported
 RS232, USB, RS485, Opto-Isolated RS232
Operating Temperature
 0°C to +60°C
Firmware Updates
 STS, PPM or remote downloadable
Note Acceptance Speed
 2.3 seconds
 4 kgs
 CE, UL 756, IEC 60950-1, CB REPORT, FCC, ICES-003 & R
 IEC 60068-2-32:1 meter operational
Power Requirements
 12 V DC – 28 V DC
 BNF, Universal, Coin resistant, others
Acceptance Rate
 98% or higher
Note Insertion
Barcode Ticket Insertion